Gazipur, Feb 10 (UNB) – Three students of a college were killed as a bus rammed a motorcycle riding by them at Etahata area in the city on Sunday morning.
The deceased were identified as Rajababu, Jony and Mahfuz, class-XII students of Shahjahan Ali College in Kaliakoir upazila.
Muktar Hossain, officer-in-charge of Bason Police Station, said that the accident took place around 10 am when a bus of ‘Palash Paribahan’ hit the motorcycle in front of Kashem Textile Mills, leaving two of them dead on the spot and one injured.
The injured was taken to a local hospital where doctors declared him dead.
Police seized the bus and arrested its driver, said the OC.
Khulna, Feb 10 (UNB) – District and Khulna Metropolitan Police (KMP) arrested 75 people in separate drives conducted from Saturday morning to Sunday morning.
Md Anisur Rahman, additional superintendent of district police, said that police conducted drives in nine upazilas of the district and arrested 44 accused including five in drug related cases.
Police also recovered 74 gram hemp.
Sheikh Moniruzzaman Mithu, additional deputy commissioner of KMP, said that police, in regular drives conducted in areas under eight Police stations, also arrested 31 accused including 13 in those of drugs.
They also recovered 122 Yaba tablets, 20gram hemp and two litre liquor.
Satkhira, Feb 10 (UNB) – A speech-impaired girl was reportedly raped by the driver of Shyamnagar Upazila Nirbahi officer in the government quarter premises in upazila headquarters on Saturday.
Police arrested driver Abdul Gaffar, 57, son of Gahar Gain of Badoghata village, after the victim’s mother filed a rape case with Shyamnagar Police Station.
The victim, a student of Shyamnagar Government Moshin Degree College, used to live along with her mother at Abdul Gaffar’s house in Badoghata village as tenants.
On Saturday noon, Gaffar’s wife Amena Begum sent his lunch through the girl. When the girl went to the UNO’s residence, Gaffar violated her inside his quarter 2:30pm, said Sub-inspector Raj Kishore of Shyamnagar Police Station citing the case statement.
Later in the evening, the girl informed the matter to her mother and Amena Begum filed the case against Gaffar.